This episode of the Media Clips Podcast takes a closer look at music publishing catalogs and the valuation, tax and auditing considerations for new investors. He is joined by Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP Partner Shane Nix, Citrin Cooperman Partner and Co-Practice Leader, Music Economics and Valuation Services Barry Massarsky and GHJ Profit Participation Services Senior Manager Tracy Liang.

In this episode, Tracy explains the types of royalty streams that music catalog investors should be aware of. In addition, the experts share their recommendations for investors to consider when evaluating a music catalog.

Tracy recently wrote about this topic for GHJ's Media Clips Blog. In addition, Shane recently went into detail about the tax considerations for catalog sales in an article for Los Angeles Lawyer.

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Ilan Haimoff

Ilan Haimoff, CPA, CIA, CFE, CFF, is the Entertainment Practice Leader at GHJ. His specialty includes profit participation and forensic accounting on behalf of talent, investors and co-producers at both the major and mini studios. Ilan has over 30 years of accounting experience in public accounting…Learn More

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Tracy Liang

Chenxi “Tracy” Liang, CPA, has more than 10 years of experience in entertainment accounting and forensic investigations. She specializes in performing audits of the production and distribution of motion picture and television programs on behalf of investors and third-party participants as well as…Learn More